The role of the bass player largely falls into a few areas: To outline the harmonyTo provide the low endTo support the music and the other musicians in the bandTo supply the rhythm alongside (primarily) the drummerDon't forget melody as that ...

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I'm a team of one when it comes to Online Bass Courses. It's very much a labour of love and I don't have people to bounce ideas off and certainly no Social Media Manager.But, I don't need them - I ...

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The following are some areas that will dramatically improve your bass playing if pay attention to them. Learn the fretboard inside out Know the most common rhythms Count & subdivide the beat Get your timing and groove together! Liven up ...

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There's a lot to learn isn't there? It might seem like learning bass is an endless winding road of scales, techniques, and practice but, actually, there aren't that many things you need to master.Here are fifteen tips for you that I've ...

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Strings, technique, plectrums, amps, pedals. They all play a huge part in tone and that's especially true of rock bass.When I researched my soul bass book, it was evident that most of that bass tone was down to the dark ...

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If you can figure out bass lines by ear then you can teach yourself. Yes that's right, I do want to do myself out of a job. The goal of any teacher should be to give the student the tools ...

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This quote sums up how I feel about learning the bass guitar:'When you first start to study a field, it seems like you have to memorize a zillion things. You don't. What you need is to identify the core principles ...

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If you're new to the bass guitar you need some direction. In all honesty, there are loads of things that you don't need to know now and a few things that are absolutely essential. This guide has no waffle and ...

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This video lesson goes through what you get in my free ebook and how you can use the info in your playing and practice. This book contains things that you can use over and over again so download it here ...

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Not having a clear plan, not being consistent with your practice, and only playing what you know over and over again. These are three very common mistakes and this video lesson shows you how to combat them.For the practice checklist ...

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